The Resource Critical and radical debates in social work

Critical and radical debates in social work

Label
Critical and radical debates in social work
Title
Critical and radical debates in social work
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This exciting and innovative series explores a range of current issues, developments and debates in social work, social care and social policy. It strengthens critical and radical social work thought and provides a forum where new ideas and innovations at the cutting edge of social work can be aired
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
300
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV11.7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Critical and radical debates in social work
Label
Critical and radical debates in social work
Publication
Note
Part One
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CRITICAL AND RADICAL DEBATES IN SOCIAL WORK; Contents; Series editors' introduction; Poverty and inequality; Notes on contributors; Part One; Lead essay; "We don't want to be ashamed tomorrow": Poverty, inequality and the challenge to social workers; Austere times; The British state and 'the problem of the poor'; Poverty and capitalism; Speak truth to power; Listening to the movements; Part Two; Responses; Which side are we on?; The regulatory and liberatory functions of the US welfare state; The neoliberal strategy; The war on the welfare state is a war on women; Loss of a strong advocate
  • ConclusionNeoliberalism and welfare: the Canadian experience; The Canadian context; Social work and the Greek crisis; Now time for neoliberalism: resisting Plan B from below; Part Three; Concluding remarks; What are you going to do about it?; References; Personalisation; Notes on contributors; Part One; Lead essay; Personalisation: from solution to problem?; Introduction; Patch/community social work; The presentation of personalisation; The evidence base; The emerging evidence; Selling individual/personal budgets; Disabled people's direct payments; The new interest in personal budgets
  • Making sense of personalisationBarriers in the way of personalisation; Part Two; Responses; Personalisation, participation and policy construction: a critique of influences and understandings; Up close and personal in Glasgow: the harmful carer, service user and workforce consequences of personalisation; Introduction; Personalisation implementation in Glasgow; Trade union responses; Postscript (28 August 2012); Personalisation -- plus ça change?; The need for true person-centred support; All in the name of personalisation; Personalisation -- is there an alternative?
  • Personalisation, empowering communities and social actionConclusions: whither adult social work and social care?; Part Two; Responses; The Big Society debate and the social care crisis; How the market fails social care; Principles; Evidence; Finances; Regulation; The crisis in social care: deepening the analysis; Roots of the care crisis; Extending alternative strategies; Challenging the market and the state; Personalisation: the experience in Glasgow; Supporting informal carers; Part Three; Concluding remarks; Some concluding remarks; References; Mental health; Notes on contributors
  • Turning rebellion into moneyWhat is the alternative?; Personal budgets: the two-legged stool that doesn't stand up; Has it changed the way resources are allocated?; Has bureaucracy reduced?; Government perception; Conclusions; Part Three; Concluding remarks; Once more on personalisation; References; Adult Social Care; Notes on contributors; Part One; Lead essay; The crisis in adult social care; Introduction; Capitalism and adult social care; The marketisation of social care; From Big Society to austerity; Social work and the Big Society
Control code
ocn862050022
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (562 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447317357
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b29304337
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862050022
  • pebco1447317351

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    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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